There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Nice by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE

$51 - $247

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Bus Baltour  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Nice

$34 - $49

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Train via Milano Centrale  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville Hotelzug

$55 - $118

Bus Eurolines IT  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Milan, Milan 400 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Nice Avenue Felix Faure

$47 - $72

Train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Nice Ville En

$54 - $117

Bus Eurolines FR  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Nice

$70 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Nice 361.5 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venezia and arriving at Nice. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Nice. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Nice Ville via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Venice and Nice is 445 km. The road distance is 578.4 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Nice without a car is to train which takes 8 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Venice to Nice, including transfers.

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Venice to Nice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Venezia station.

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Venice to Nice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Nice is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Venice to Nice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Nice station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Nice.
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  • Distance: 278.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Nice, France?

easyJet, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Venice to Nice 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Nice via Milano Centrale in around 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Genova to Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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Venice to Nice train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Nice is 578 km. It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to drive from Venice to Nice.

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easyJet, Air Dolomiti, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3812+ hotels available in Nice. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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